New England Public Radio’s Carrie Healy met with the husband-and-wife team of Annie Patterson and Peter Blood, at their home, on a quiet dead-end street in Amherst.
Massachusetts Education officials have announced their strategic plan for transforming the Holyoke Public School system. For staff and families, the devil will be in the details, as considerable planning continues.
Last year, a pile of thousands of tires was discovered along the bank of the Deerfield River.
The state says the patient, a Middlesex County resident in his 40s, remains hospitalized.
With kids headed back to school soon, parents’ thoughts may turn to the packing of imperishable and durable lunches and snacks. Think: energy bars and […]
All states are not created equal, at least not when it comes to their influence on American history. That assumption underlies a new volume of […]
On Sunday, July 26th, 2015, in Cooperstown, New York, former Red Sox pitcher Pedro Martinez will be inducted into the Baseball Hall of Fame.
The novel is based in Revere, Massachusetts – the hometown of author Roland Merullo, who now lives in the hills of Hampshire County.
The Justices decision says the Senate was not out of line when it approved a budget amendment freezing the state’s income tax rate and increasing the earned income tax credit.
Most of us recycle our waste every day, without much thought. But not Jared Starr, the Assistant Director of the Sustainability Science Program at UMass […]
This month brought the release of unsettling news about bees. A recent report stated that 40 percent of the United States honey bee colonies died […]
As Massachusetts officials continue to address the state’s opioid crisis, Attorney General Maura Healey was in Springfield, Friday, meeting with about 150 students from the city’s […]
As the maple sugaring season has wrapped up in New England, researchers in Canada have found a surprising, non-breakfast use for maple syrup. Professor Nathalie […]
You can find almost anything online. Did you know that there is a group of artists that sneak around in public places, and leave their […]
This is the time many people pay their CSA farmer for vegetables they’ll eat all summer long. But new research finds that you are more […]